‘Cosby Show’ actor Geoffrey Owens lands new role on NCIS


This image released by ABC shows co-host Robin Roberts, left, with “The Cosby Show” actor Geoffrey Owens during an interview on “Good Morning America,” Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2018, in New York. Owens says he’s thankful for the support he has received since photos of him working a regular job at a grocery store showed up […]

Huge congrats are in order for “Cosby Show” actor Geoffrey Owens! 

Owens, who was job shamed for his job as a cashier at Trader Joe’s in New Jersey, is headed back to television. 

Owens will guest star on “NCIS: New Orleans,” the show’s executive producer announced Tuesday. 

“So excited he’ll be joining our extended family. Total class act!” Christopher Silber tweeted. 

Owens will play Commander Adams, a longtime friend who Pride relies on for medical and spiritual advice, according to Deadline. 

Congrats, Geoffrey!

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